Singapore Arbitration Legislation
Informa Law from Routledge – 2009 – 270 pages
This book provides a clear and comprehensive review of arbitration legislation in Singapore. It discusses the Singapore Acts and the Model Law, explaining their background, purpose and how they have been judicially interpreted, using authorities from Singapore, England, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Australia and New Zealand. The following topics are covered: • International Arbitration Act (revised 2002, Chapter 143A) • UNCITRAL Model Law 1958 (revised in 2006) • Arbitration Act (revised 2002, Chapter 10) • Rules of Court, Orders 69 and 69A • Rules of Singapore International Arbitration Centre 2007 edition
Robert Merkin is a Professor of Commercial Law at the University of Southampton and a consultant to Barlow Lyde and Gilbert LLP.
Johanna Hjalmarsson is an Informa Law Research Fellow in Maritime and Commercial Law at the University of Southampton.